Achieving Lasting Change

Change is hard and change is even harder to make stick.   Many organizations are full of well-intentioned initiatives that seem to work fine during the first few months of implementation but frequently lose their momentum and begin to drift back to the status quo.   There are plenty of reasons this occurs when viewed from an organizational perspective:  overtaxed management bandwidth; uncoordinated functional initiatives; flavor of the month mentality; the human desire to relax immediately following the hard work of a new initiatives.  There are solutions that can adopted from high performing military organizations; Boe Young, author is this report shares this thoughts; he is a Major General in the US Army Reserves and leads the Army’s largest organization responsible for assessing the effectiveness and efficiency of senior leaders and their management teams.

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